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Moorside Primary School, Beaconsfield Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE4 5AW.

Support Assistant, Higher Level

Please note that in all cases written references will be taken up and made available to interviewers BEFORE the final selection stage; even if you indicate otherwise



Full time - term time plus specified days

N6: £25,295 - £27,905 per annum, pro rata. Actual salary: £21,258 - £23,451 per annum.

Moorside Primary School

Beaconsfield Street

Newcastle upon Tyne

NE4 5AW.

37 hours per week, term time only

38 weeks worked, plus 2.5 training days as directed by the school

Fixed term from January 2020 until 31 August 2020.

The successful candidate will be enthusiastic and highly motivated with excellent skills and committed to working as part of a supportive team to continue to raise standards and levels of achievement.

As an experienced HLTA you will be able to provide and deliver learning activities for whole classes of pupils under the professional supervision of a qualified teacher (including PPA cover).

You will have the ability to assess, record and report on development, progress and attainment.

You will contribute to pupils’ learning activities in accordance with professional judgements made by the Head Teacher, Senior Leadership Team and the appropriate teaching staff.

You will be able to lead and inspire pupils.

You will be innovative, reliable and flexible with a positive outlook.

You will hold English and Mathematics qualifications to at least the equivalent of NVQ Level 3.

We are an equal opportunities employer strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful applicant will be required to obtain an Enhanced Certificate of Disclosure from the DBS and will be required to complete a range of further checks.

As this post involves working with children, vulnerable adults or dealing with sensitive information, written references will be taken up and made available to interviewers before the final selection stage, even if you indicate otherwise.

Further details for the above posts are available from

Mrs C Chapman, School Business Manager, at the above address.

Application packs may be downloaded from our website:

All completed forms should be sent to Moorside Primary School at the address above, please note electronic applications will not be considered.

Closing date: 10am on Wednesday 4 December 2019.

Shortlisting: Friday 6 December 2019.

Fixed Term

Closing date:

4 December 2019

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